Mass Market Paperbound
592 pages, 6.75 × 4.25 × 1 in
August 1, 2000
Grand Central Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0446608653
ISBN - 13: 9780446608657
About the Book
The murder of one of Charleston's most powerful citizens rocks the city and gives ambitious prosecutor Hammond Cross his chance at becoming D.A. But when the prime suspect turns out to be a beautiful woman with whom he spent the night, Hammond must determine if he was set up to be the perfect alibi. Reissue.
From the Publisher
Assistant DA Hammond Cross has his sights set on the DA's office. Prosecuting a high-profile murder case practically ensures him the job. But a Saturday night encounter with a mysterious woman is the start of a living nightmare.
From the Jacket
Fresh from her bestselling triumphs Unspeakable and Fat Tuesday, the incomparable Sandra Brown delivers her latest #1 blockbuster of high-voltage suspense. The sensational murder of one of Charleston's most powerful citizens, real-estate tycoon Lute Pettijohn, rocks the city and gives ambitious prosecutor Hammond Cross his chance to become the city's next district attorney -- if he wins the case. His investigation turns up no shortage of people who wanted Pettijohn dead. But when the prime suspect turns out to be a mysterious woman who holds the secret that can shatter Hammond's ambitions, he faces a moral dilemma and a haunting question: Was he set up to be the perfect alibi?
About the Author
Sandra Brown is the author of over sixty-eight New York Times
bestsellers. There are over eighty million copies of her books in print worldwide, and her work has been translated into thirty-four languages. She lives in Texas. For more information you can visit www.SandraBrown.net
From Our Editors
masterful story by best-selling author Sandra
Brown is about murder, passion and deceit. In The Alibi, lawyer Hammond
Cross feels confused when he spends a night with a woman — and she disappears.
Afterward, while prosecuting a murder case, Cross has to come to terms with a
moral dilemma when he finds out that his one-night stand is also the main
suspect in the crime. This contemporary thriller about the drawbacks of falling
in love at first sight hit just about every best-seller list.
"MURDER, DECEIT, AND PASSION PERCOLATE IN THIS THRILLER". -- People